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Let's really think about this, shall we? Because honestly, this is what it boils down to for so many here who find it necessary to second guess and microscopically examine every nuanced morsel of ...
by Beetwasher
Comment Count 458 comments on Sat Dec 22, 2012 at 08:03 AM PST with 88 Recommends
I'm happy to see that Liberals are out there saying what Republicans had forbidden in the public domain, the very notions of keeping government robust, of asking those who have a greater share of ...
by Stephen Daugherty
Comment Count 1 comments on Wed Mar 02, 2011 at 08:35 PM PST with 4 Recommends
John King is one of my least favorite of the mostly credulous tools that inhabit CNN, but he's done a surprisingly good job here of reading a political ad. He calls it a "political fact check" of ...
by Th0rn
Comment Count 16 comments on Sat Aug 14, 2010 at 03:30 PM PDT with 13 Recommends
Deconstructing the health insurance problem. What is the root cause of a disconnect between what is needed and what is provided? What does this tell us about solutions that have been suggested?
by Hank Heath
Comment Count 1 comments on Thu Aug 20, 2009 at 12:52 AM PDT with 0 Recommends
Watching the debate over torture play out on faux news, as well as various other places, I notice something. The wingnuts wield a lot of short, snappy sound bites and talking points that make good ...
by PiRierran
Comment Count 10 comments on Thu May 21, 2009 at 05:57 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
The right wing has trotted out a wonderful chess [tactic http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Red_herring_(logical_fallacy)#Red_herring] on the torture debate. Specifically, I am hearing more and more on ...
by PiRierran
Comment Count 24 comments on Thu May 14, 2009 at 02:14 PM PDT with 21 Recommends
JP Morgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon gives us yet one more reason why Too Big to Fail is Too Big to Exist.
by high bitrate
Comment Count 6 comments on Fri Apr 24, 2009 at 08:06 AM PDT with 10 Recommends
I don't know why the World Oil Congress is being held in Madrid but, given that it is, the Spanish press has access to the participants. Here's an interview published by El Pais on July 2, in which ...
by Migeru
Comment Count 19 comments on Sat Jul 05, 2008 at 12:30 AM PDT with 20 Recommends
In light of the PA primary, there are some things that struck me about the campaign and the narrative of feminism in general. This is a deconstruction I whipped up last night. More below the ...
by Jeffersonian Democrat
Comment Count 8 comments on Thu Apr 24, 2008 at 03:01 AM PDT with 2 Recommends